Dr Pushmeet Kohli

Research Scientist and Team Lead at DeepMind


Research Scientist and Team Lead, DeepMind

Dr Pushmeet Kohli is a Research Scientist and Team Lead with DeepMind. He was previously a researcher in the Machine Learning and Perception group at Microsoft Research Cambridge, and an associate of the Psychometric Centre, University of Cambridge. His research revolves around Intelligent Systems and Computational Sciences.

Pushmeet's interests include 3D reconstruction and rendering, probabilistic programming, machine learning systems for healthcare, and conversation agents for task completion. He has won a number of awards and prizes for his research. His PhD thesis, titled "Minimizing Dynamic and Higher Order Energy Functions using Graph Cuts", was the winner of the British Machine Vision Association's Sullivan Doctoral Thesis Award, and was a runner-up for the British Computer Society's Distinguished Dissertation Award.